Too Much of a Good Thing?
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Too Much of a Good Thing?

Know your test—and its pros and cons—when getting screened for cancer

By Kevin Begos

Screening tests for breast cancer, prostate cancer and cervical cancer have helped save lives. But some experts say these tests we’ve come to depend on sometimes catch abnormalities that don’t always lead to cancer.

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